Man Found Dead In Carroll Creek Linear Park

Police say no foul play is suspected at this time.


Frederick, Md (KM) Frederick Police are continuing their investigation into the death of a man found Wednesday morning along the Carroll Creek Linear Park.

A passerby discovered the man in the creek near South Carroll Street. . Fire and rescue personnel and police officers responded at around 6:17 AM, and quickly determined the man was deceased.

His body has been taken to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death. Detectives say there are no signs of foul play. .

Anyone who saw anything suspicious or out of the ordinary in that area is asked to contact Frederick Police. They can call the non-emergency phone number at 301-600-2100. For those wishing to remain anonymous, they can call the Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS (8477). Anonymous tips can be sent by text message to  240-674-TIPS (8477), or by e-mail to [email protected].


By Kevin McManus